Overview

WoodSolutions provides details about the timber species and materials available for building in Australia. Whether you want to specify hardwood for structural or external applications, softwood for framing, or locate an engineered wood product suitable for your specific project, you’ll find a wealth of information -including appearance, common applications, durability, strength, workability, termite-resistance and fire-resistance.

 

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Hardwood Species

Detailed information about the appearance, uses, workability and properties of the hardwood species available as timber and timber products in Australia.


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Softwood Species

Detailed information about the appearance, uses, workability and properties of the softwood species available as timber and timber products in Australia.


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Wood Product Categories

Detailed information about the appearance, uses, workability and properties of the engineered wood products available in Australia.


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Compare the properties of up to five species at the same time.


Special Information

Resources on timber species available in Australia, including detailed and up-to-date information on fire-resistance, thermal and acoustic properties, durability, performance, treatments, finishes, and much more.


Articles

Browse WoodSolutions' articles related to wood species and wood product categories.


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Search all Species using key terms such as application, shrinkage rating, durability, strength group, colour description, origin, availability, fire properties.